Category: Campus Gist

VaakEye! Artificial Intelligence Software That Can Catch Shoplifters Even Before They Steal (Video)

A Japanese tech startup claims to have developed an artificial intelligence software that analyzes surveillance camera footage in order to detect suspicious behaviour and prevent shoplifting before it actually happens. The software called VaakEye is an unbelievable new feat in security technology. VaakEye first made news headlines back in December 2018 when it picked up […]

COOU Students Begin Advert Production, See Stunning Photos

Students of the Department of Mass Communication, Chukwuemeka Odumegwu Ojukwu University (COOU), engage in various practical exercises one of which is advertising. Every year they trend in the institution with stunning advert productions that impress even advert agency operators in the industry. After returning from the prolonged strike action by their lecturers, the 300 level […]

‘Angry’ Varsity Lecturer Wears Boxing Gloves Into Class For Morning Lecture, Find Out Why (Watch Video)

A lecturer at Chukwuemeka Odumegwu Ojukwu University (COOU), formerly Anambra State University, stunned his students on Thursday morning when he appeared in class wearing boxing gloves. The students who thought the unnamed lecturer was strangely angry and didn’t want any form of play, just gazed in astonishment at him until he introduced his topic for […]

Most Dangerous Place To Practice Journalism Is Now Venezuela! You Either Get Arrested or ‘Die’ Of Hunger

Venezuela is in fact becoming notorious as the anti-journalist capital of the world. With the growing battle between the government in power led by Nicolas Maduro and opposition leader, Juan Guaido who is recognized by the western world, being a journalist in that country is becoming a nightmare. If you’re not reporting in favour of […]

Nigerian journalist, Peter Nkanga, selected for 2019 Jamal Khashoggi Award for Courageous Journalism

Multilingual investigative journalist and former West Africa Representative of the Committee to Protect Journalists (CPJ), Peter Nkanga, has been selected for the 2019 “Jamal Khashoggi Award for Courageous Journalism.” The award is administered by the US-based Inti Raymi Fund, a global human rights foundation. In a letter signed by Anas Talalqa, Human Rights Advisor at […]

Top 15 On-Air Personalities In Ibadan

Ibadan, capital of Oyo State, Nigeria, is among the cities with the most competitive and sophisticated broadcast media landscapes in the country. The impressive nature of electronic media houses is not unconnected to the exceptional performance of On-Air Personalities (OAPs) in these organizations thrilling the audience with interesting programmes and captivating presentation techniques. Some of […]

Top 10 International Communication Associations Popular Among Nigerian Scholars, Easy To Become Member

As a communication scholar in Nigeria, you need friendship and collaborations with fellow scholars across the world to excel in your field and acquire global experience relevant to this discipline. One sure way to achieve this goal is by joining international communication bodies, groups, or associations where you can exchange views and research experiences with […]